Category Archives: Traveling

The Long Drive: Part Three

The Second Day of Driving didn’t go so well. Two hours in, a trailer tire blew. Fortunately, the kids were well prepared, with jack and spare close at hand. Unfortunately, we were on a fast paced highway, and the traffic … Continue reading

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The Long Trip: Part Two

The moving van showed up a half hour early. All Right! Except the crew that was supposed to load it didn’t show up at all. Calls were made, and finally, three hours later, a crew of three appeared. Now these … Continue reading

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We Did It!

We’re here. We survived. We did it. Whew. The trip was oh so long with lots of anecdotes to relay, but I want to tell them well, so not in this blog. There has to be some recovery time, and … Continue reading

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The Adventure Begins

Across country in July! It begins. You won’t see any blogs from me for a couple of weeks, but I’ll have plenty to write about when I return. Enjoy your summer. The wild bunch is downstairs playing ping-pong. I hear … Continue reading

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Mondays

On Monday, my Internet went down. I wanted to make plane reservations. Nope. I wanted to make car rental reservations. Nope. I wanted to look up an e-mail from a cousin that had a phone number on it that I … Continue reading

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Give That Hug Away

In the blink of an eye, we lose someone and our world changes forever, we change forever. Even knowing accidents happen every day does not blunt the anguish we experience. It does not negate the stages of grief. It does … Continue reading

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Vacation….

For much of this last trip, we did not have wi-fi or even cell service, so every question about the meaning of a word (palo verde), or how something is made (diesel), had to wait until we returned. I made … Continue reading

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